Angulitrana, Aṅgulitrāṇa, Anguli-trana, Aṅgulītrāṇa: 8 definitions



Angulitrana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Angulitrana in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

aṅgulitrāṇa (अंगुलित्राण).—n S (aṅguli The fingers, trāṇa That preserves.) A leathern glove put on the hand during practice with a bow and arrow; finger-guard.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Angulitrana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Aṅgulitrāṇa (अङ्गुलित्राण) or Aṅgulītrāṇa (अङ्गुलीत्राण).—[aṅguliṃ trāyate, aṅgulistrāyate anena trai -ka.] a fingerprotector (a contrivance like a thimble used by archers to protect the thumb or fingers from being injured by the bow-string). सज्जैश्चापैर्बद्धगोधाङ्गुलित्रैः (sajjaiścāpairbaddhagodhāṅgulitraiḥ) Pañch. 2; व्रजति पुरतरुण्यो बद्धचित्राङ्गुलित्रे (vrajati purataruṇyo baddhacitrāṅgulitre) Bk.1.26.

Derivable forms: aṅgulitrāṇam (अङ्गुलित्राणम्), aṅgulītrāṇam (अङ्गुलीत्राणम्).

Aṅgulitrāṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms aṅguli and trāṇa (त्राण). See also (synonyms): aṅgulitra, aṅguritra, aṅguritrāṇa.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Aṅgulitrāṇa (अङ्गुलित्राण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) See the last E. aṅguli and trāṇa what protects.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Aṅgulitrāṇa (अङ्गुलित्राण).—[neuter] finger-protector, i.e. a kind of leather thimble worn by archers.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Aṅgulitrāṇa (अङ्गुलित्राण):—[=aṅguli-trāṇa] [from aṅguli > aṅgula] n. = -tra, [Rāmāyaṇa]

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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